• Truck Driver - CDL A

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(4/27/2018 4:26 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-1411
    # of Openings
    1
    Job Locations
    US-IN-Elkhart
    Category
    Service
  • Overview

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    About the Company:
     
    Alta Equipment Company is one of the Great Lakes leading equipment dealers, offering a wide variety of products including gas and electric forklifts, a diverse line of construction equipment and materials handling products. Alta brings 34 years of experience in service efficiency and fleet management to its customer base, providing rapid response and innovative solutions. We are a growing, progressive, multi-location distributor with 23 locations and over 800 employees based in Michigan, Northern Indiana and Illinois. Our core commitment is to provide outstanding service that exceeds our customers’ expectations. Alta’s Guiding Principles are that we Invest in the Best, we have a Passion for Excellence, we promote Mutual Respect, we are One Team, and we develop relationships that create Customers for Life.
     
    We offer an excellent benefit package that includes:
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield health with 3 PPO plans to choose from
    • Delta Dental
    • EyeMed voluntary vision
    • UNUM company paid life, short and long term disability insurances
    • Voluntary life and long term disability buy up
    • Legal and identity theft insurance
    • Flexible and Health Savings Accounts
    • Paid holidays
    • Personal and vacation time
    • 401(k) with discretionary match

    Responsibilities

    Our Industrial Equipment Group is seeking a full-time CDL A truck driver for our Elkhart, IN branch. The primary responsibilities of the position consist of, but are not limited to:

    • Timely delivery of equipment and basic upkeep of the truck
    • Minor forklift/equipment repairs
    • Maintain daily trip logs
    • Accurately complete paperwork
    • Incorporate Alta's Guiding Principles into daily activities
    • Performs other duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    • Must have at least one year of previous experience driving or military service with MOS Code 88M
    • Heavy equipment hauling and tie down experience is a plus
    • Previous wrenching experience is bonus
    • Must have clean driving record and valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with a Class A certification
    • Knowledge of DOT laws
    • Good people skills
    • Language Skills - Basic: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations, to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
    • Mathematical Skills - Basic: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, percentage, and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
    • Reasoning Ability - Basic: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
    Physical Demands/Work Environment:
    • Physical/Sensory Functions: Regularly will talk/hear; Frequently will stand, sit, use hands, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; Occasionally will reach with arms
    • Vision: No special vision requirements.
    • Lift and/or Move Functions: Regularly up to 50 pounds; Occasionally from 51 to 100+ pounds
    • Work Environment: Occasionally will work near moving mechanical parts, wet or humid conditions (non-weather related), fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, outdoor weather conditions, extreme heat or cold (non-weather related), risk of electrical shock
    Other Opportunities at Alta:
     Please visit our careers page at www.altaequipment.jobs to view other openings that may be of interest to you!
    • Job seekers only
    • Recruiting/staffing firms - please do not contact the company about this posting

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